Like everyone else with a brain, my friend and fellow ex-CNNer Jacki Schechner is curious (read: shocked) as to why John McCain decided to go with the "naughty librarian" over all the other potential VP candidates he had available to him -- you know, the ones with actual qualifications.
Her take on the whole thing is pretty damn good. She likens Palin not to Dan Quayle but to Harriet Miers. (And proving that great minds think alike -- or at the very least, sick minds -- she went with the same title as my initial piece.)
(Where Was I?: Palin Comparison/8.30.08)
Meanwhile, for an entirely offensive and juvenile perspective, see Votar's post (and if you laugh at it, you're going to hell -- where I'll be your landlord).
(Update, 5:21pm It's a trap!: A very astute theory on why Sarah Palin is more dangerous than she looks -- compliments of Leighton Woodhouse, contributor to the Huffington Post: The Huffington Post: "The Palin Trap" by Leighton Woodhouse/8.31.08.)